The Division of Arithmetic, together with Boise State Concurrent Enrollment, sponsored the Annual Boise State Arithmetic Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. The invitational, a crew problem-solving occasion designed for college students in grades six by means of 12, exposes college students to the expertise of doing arithmetic in school—particularly as they might at Boise State. Whereas additionally used as a recruitment device, the division designed the Boise State Arithmetic Invitational to be accessible to a variety of scholars, not solely high-achieving and “honors” college students as a way to enhance school enrollment typically.
“We had an excellent turnout and nice suggestions from college students and oldsters,” Margaret Kinzel, professor and chair of the Division of Arithmetic, stated.
Todd Fogdall, scientific teacher for the concurrent enrollment program and iDoTeach helped set up the occasion.
“Congrats to Todd and all who helped make this a spectacular day for math within the Treasure Valley,” Kinzel stated.